The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 13 4 21
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Permanent jobs citing Windows 20 76 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 11.05% 26.95% 12.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.63% 57.58% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 71 20
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £24,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
Windows
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staines region.

Operating Systems Category
Staines
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
38 132 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 20.99% 46.81% 35.35%
Number of salaries quoted 35 103 60
Average salary £41,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £62,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Staines region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Windows
Salary Trend in Staines

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Staines region.

Windows Salary Trend in Staines

Windows
Salary Histogram in Staines

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Staines region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Staines

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staines region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 39 (73.58%) VMware
2 38 (71.70%) Microsoft
3 34 (64.15%) SQL Server
3 34 (64.15%) IIS
4 32 (60.38%) Cisco
5 26 (49.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (47.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (43.40%) SAN
7 23 (43.40%) Firewall
7 23 (43.40%) MS Excel
8 22 (41.51%) Active Directory
8 22 (41.51%) HP
8 22 (41.51%) ITIL
9 21 (39.62%) MCSE
9 21 (39.62%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (35.85%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (30.19%) Oracle
11 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (30.19%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (28.30%) VMware ESX
13 14 (26.42%) Clustering
13 14 (26.42%) SQL
13 14 (26.42%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (26.42%) vSphere
13 14 (26.42%) SQL Server 2005
13 14 (26.42%) MCITP
14 13 (24.53%) Technical Architecture
14 13 (24.53%) Solaris
14 13 (24.53%) MCSA
14 13 (24.53%) LAN

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staines region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (64.15%) IIS
2 5 (9.43%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.55%) Commerce Server
3 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.55%) CMS
4 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.66%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.77%) Site Server
5 2 (3.77%) Apache
6 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.89%) Lync
6 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.89%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 23 (43.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.87%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.89%) SaaS
3 1 (1.89%) PaaS
3 1 (1.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (43.40%) SAN
1 23 (43.40%) Firewall
2 13 (24.53%) LAN
2 13 (24.53%) WAN
2 13 (24.53%) Internet
3 8 (15.09%) DNS
4 5 (9.43%) NAS
4 5 (9.43%) VPN
5 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.55%) Network Security
6 3 (5.66%) MPLS
7 2 (3.77%) SSL
8 1 (1.89%) tcpdump
8 1 (1.89%) snoop
8 1 (1.89%) Junos
8 1 (1.89%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (1.89%) BIG-IP
8 1 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.89%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.89%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (64.15%) SQL Server
2 14 (26.42%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (26.42%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (24.53%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.77%) MySQL
4 2 (3.77%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.89%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.89%) ProC
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Support Engineer
2 16 (30.19%) Architect
3 14 (26.42%) Server Support
4 13 (24.53%) Server Engineer
4 13 (24.53%) Server Support Engineer
4 13 (24.53%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 13 (24.53%) 3rd Line Support
5 12 (22.64%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (22.64%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 12 (22.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (18.87%) Technical Architect
6 10 (18.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (18.87%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 9 (16.98%) Infrastructure Architect
8 8 (15.09%) Consultant
8 8 (15.09%) Technical Consultant
8 8 (15.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 8 (15.09%) Technical Design Consultant
8 8 (15.09%) Technical Design Architect
8 8 (15.09%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.98%) Web Services
2 8 (15.09%) .NET
3 4 (7.55%) .NET Framework
4 3 (5.66%) JSP
5 2 (3.77%) Middleware
6 1 (1.89%) OC4J
6 1 (1.89%) LAMP
6 1 (1.89%) Application Packaging
6 1 (1.89%) Ajax
6 1 (1.89%) J2EE
6 1 (1.89%) DHTML
6 1 (1.89%) HTML
6 1 (1.89%) XML
6 1 (1.89%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.19%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (26.42%) Clustering
3 10 (18.87%) N-Tier
4 9 (16.98%) Management Information System
5 8 (15.09%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (9.43%) PKI
7 3 (5.66%) Smart Meter
7 3 (5.66%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.89%) LPAR
8 1 (1.89%) IVR
8 1 (1.89%) CMDB
8 1 (1.89%) AS400
8 1 (1.89%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 26 (49.06%) Windows Server 2003
2 25 (47.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (24.53%) Solaris
5 12 (22.64%) Linux
6 11 (20.75%) Windows 2000
7 10 (18.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (16.98%) AIX
9 7 (13.21%) UNIX
10 4 (7.55%) Windows 7
11 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
11 2 (3.77%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) ITIL
2 13 (24.53%) Technical Architecture
3 11 (20.75%) Service Management
3 11 (20.75%) Project Management
4 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
5 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.43%) Information Security
6 5 (9.43%) Load Balancing
6 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (9.43%) Risk Management
7 4 (7.55%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (5.66%) Security Architecture
8 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (5.66%) Cyber Security
8 3 (5.66%) Line Management
8 3 (5.66%) Information Management
8 3 (5.66%) Identity Management
8 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.66%) Change Management
9 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) SQL
2 4 (7.55%) VB.NET
2 4 (7.55%) C#
3 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.66%) VBA
4 1 (1.89%) C
4 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.89%) VBScript
4 1 (1.89%) Java
4 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.89%) Perl
4 1 (1.89%) PHP
4 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.89%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 21 (39.62%) MCSE
1 21 (39.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (26.42%) MCITP
3 13 (24.53%) MCSA
4 5 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (9.43%) SAP Certification
5 4 (7.55%) CCNA
5 4 (7.55%) MCP
6 3 (5.66%) CISSP
7 2 (3.77%) MCSD
7 2 (3.77%) Degree
8 1 (1.89%) HP ASE
8 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.89%) MCTS
8 1 (1.89%) CCNP
8 1 (1.89%) CISM
8 1 (1.89%) OCP
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (1.89%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (9.43%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.77%) SLA
3 2 (3.77%) QA
3 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.89%) COBIT
System Software
1 22 (41.51%) Active Directory
2 19 (35.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (28.30%) VMware ESX
4 14 (26.42%) vSphere
5 8 (15.09%) XenApp
5 8 (15.09%) XenDesktop
6 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.89%) UAG
7 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.89%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.89%) SCCM
2 1 (1.89%) SCOM
2 1 (1.89%) WSUS
2 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 39 (73.58%) VMware
2 38 (71.70%) Microsoft
3 32 (60.38%) Cisco
4 22 (41.51%) HP
5 16 (30.19%) Oracle
6 11 (20.75%) Sun
7 10 (18.87%) Red Hat
8 9 (16.98%) 3PAR
8 9 (16.98%) IBM
8 9 (16.98%) NetApp
9 8 (15.09%) Citrix
9 8 (15.09%) SAP
10 5 (9.43%) Symantec
11 4 (7.55%) Veritas
12 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
13 1 (1.89%) Tieto
13 1 (1.89%) Blue Coat
13 1 (1.89%) Brocade
13 1 (1.89%) Dell
13 1 (1.89%) Compuware
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
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